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General Paint Avante Garde / CL 2866A / #796a5b Hex Color Code

#796a5b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #796a5b is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #796a5b is comprised of 47.45% red, 41.57% green and 35.69% blue. In the HSL color space #796a5b has a hue of 30° (degrees), 14% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 581.14 nm.

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#796a5b linear gradient to complementary #596c7b

  1. #796a5b
  2. #756a60
  3. #706b66
  4. #6b6b6b
  5. #666b70
  6. #606c76
  7. #596c7b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #655748
  2. #6c5d4e
  3. #726355
  4. #796a5b
  5. #807161
  6. #877768
  7. #8e7e6f

Tints and Shades

#796a5b to white

  1. #796a5b
  2. #8e8174
  3. #a4998e
  4. #bab2a9
  5. #d1cbc5
  6. #e8e5e2
  7. #ffffff

#796a5b to black

  1. #796a5b
  2. #64584c
  3. #50463d
  4. #3c362f
  5. #2a2621
  6. #191614
  7. #000000

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  1. Duron

    1. ★ Brainstorm Bronze
      #79695a
      ΔE = 0.474 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ Smokehouse
      #766555
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Drifting Drab / T10 9L-1
      #796b5c
      ΔE = 0.475 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Glenrowan / T12 3.G5
      #776353
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ DP-503 Dark Gray
      #786a5c
      ΔE = 0.513 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ DP-375 Dove Brown
      #74695b
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / S 6010-Y50R
      #7b6b5d
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ Sienna Brown / S 6010-Y70R
      #7a6a5f
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Lustre Gray
      #7a6a59
      ΔE = 0.870 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ Russian Brown
      #776654
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Pyrenees / SS4310
      #78685a
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. Cameroon Bay / KM4199-3
      #826e5f
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Curlew / PPG1021-6
      #766859
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Sleeping Giant / PPG1025-6
      #786d5e
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Curlew / PPG1021-6
      #766859
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Sleeping Giant / PPG1025-6
      #786d5e
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Whitall Brown / HC-69
      #7c6d5e
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Dash of Pepper / 1554
      #73695a
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Stony Fields D14-5
      #7d6c5c
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ Granite D17-5
      #73685d
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  11. Humbrol

    1. ★ 29 Dark Earth
      #786c5e
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ E8.10.40
      #7b6d5f
      ΔE = 1.256 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. D6.10.40
      #7e6b60
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Ceylonese / A167
      #756758
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. Braid / A155
      #77665b
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  14. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Superior Bronze - 6152
      #786957
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Brainstorm Bronze - 7033
      #74685a
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  15. AMC

    1. ★ Golden Light Tan
      #786a58
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0220
      #756a5c
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Hitching Post
      #82705f
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Monk's Cloth / 0220
      #756a5c
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. Dapper / 0192
      #786453
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8454 - Creme De Caramel
      #786856
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. 8774 - Cameroon Bay
      #796456
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  19. KILZ

    1. ★ Hitching Post / G601
      #796c60
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
    2. ★ Cocoa Truffle / G611
      #7c6a5e
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Light Chocolat
      #7e6b5b
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Monterey Cliffs
      #71675c
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  21. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Brownie / 8766
      #7e6b5c
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Brown Town / 8766
      #7e6b5c
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Crème de caramel / 8454
      #7a6b57
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Brown Town
      #7e6b5c
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. ★ Evening Shade
      #736557
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  24. Berger

    1. ★ Brown Town / 8766
      #7e6b5c
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
    2. Fair Fieldstone / 8470
      #72695c
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 53 10 70 / Umbra Dunkel 10
      #746858
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 1352
      #7c7064
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  26. Chrysler

    1. ★ Austin Tan
      #786d5f
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Sand Chargold
      #7a6756
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  27. Resene

    1. ★ Sandstone BR56-018-073
      #786d5f
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Slate Brown BR53-028-056
      #7d6757
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  28. Bristol

    1. ★ Boarskin / P196-N7
      #746757
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Glenrowan / P240-N6
      #776353
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Evening Shade / 8758
      #7a6d61
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Creme De Caramel / 8454
      #807161
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  30. Sico

    1. ★ 6184-63 Icy Landscape
      #766659
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 6192-83 Dark Teakwood
      #7a6654
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Monterey Cliffs / 10YY 14/080
      #736758
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Light Chocolat / 90YR 16/129
      #806b58
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  32. Ford

    1. ★ Commercial Drab
      #786d61
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Champagne
      #746c61
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  33. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7531 C
      #7a6855
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Warm Grey 10
      #7d7061
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
  34. Tollens

    1. ★ T2155-6
      #73695c
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. T2155-5
      #716659
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Granite / 521-6
      #746a5e
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. ★ Stony Fields / 416-6
      #7e6f5d
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  36. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Coffee Candy
      #766b59
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Expresso
      #736a5d
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4208
      #7c6c61
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  38. Teknos

    1. ★ GG840
      #766a57
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  39. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Desert Bunny CL117
      #756c5d
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. Purdie House Gray CW815
      #776e61
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  40. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 20095
      #7c6a56
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  41. Rodda Paint

    1. Portobello H129
      #7d7061
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Hitching Post H131
      #82705f
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  42. Valspar Paint

    1. Hunting Boots
      #726558
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Urban Pulse
      #72685e
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. 7380-83 Dark Teakwood
      #7a6654
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. 7372-63 Mitts
      #826f62
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  44. Brighto Paints

    1. 7009 Beaver
      #756454
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  45. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Bannister Brown / 563
      #806b5d
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Cocoa / 443
      #736354
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  46. Plascon

    1. Moss Bank O7-E1-3
      #746454
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  47. General Paint

    1. Microwrap / CL 2837N
      #756653
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Sequestered / CL 2847N
      #736454
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  48. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 B 25 - Turtle green / Turtle
      #746b5a
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. BS 4800 08 B 25 - Beaver brown
      #78675d
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  49. ICI Paints

    1. Great Smokie Mt 00YY 19/068
      #796d63
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. Thatched Cottage 10YY 17/140
      #776551
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  50. Ralph Lauren

    1. Neutral Brown / RLUL239
      #7b7060
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  51. Tikkurila

    1. 4973
      #746a57
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  52. California Paints

    1. Tyson Taupe
      #73665c
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. DEC 755 - Dutch Cocoa
      #736354
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  53. Dulux

    1. Lucky Penny
      #7c6655
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  54. Laura Ashley

    1. 15-1 Smoke 3
      #7e7161
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  55. Volkswagen

    1. Travertine
      #71695e
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  56. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5005-Y50R
      #826d60
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 16.5%

#796a5b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#796a5b foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #796a5b">…</p>

#796a5b background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #796a5b">…</p>

#796a5b shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #796a5b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7957083
Binary
01111001, 01101010, 01011011
Hexadecimal
#796a5b
LRV
≈ 15.1%
Closest short hex
#765 ΔE = 1.792
RGB
rgb(121, 106, 91)
RGBA
rgba(121, 106, 91, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.381, g: 0.333, b: 0.286
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.357%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8820133 / 0xff796a5b
HSL
hsl(30, 14%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(30, 14%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 30° (30.000), saturation: 25% (0.248), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 30.000, saturation: 24.793%, perceived brightness: 42.810%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 51.737, S: 27.664, L: 45.810
Cubehelix
H: 26.181, S: 0.175, L: 0.427
TSL
T: 2.717, S: 0.063, L: 0.427
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 12% (0.124), yellow: 25% (0.248), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.525), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 64% (0.643)
XYZ
X: 14.928, Y: 15.129, Z: 12.029
xyY
x: 0.355, y: 0.359, Y: 15.129
CIELab
L: 45.810, a: 3.343, b: 10.602
CIELuv
L: 45.810, u: 10.116, v: 12.826
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.810, C: 11.116, H: 72.498
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.810, C: 16.335, H: 51.737
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.896, a: 0.438, b: 8.890
CIECAM02
J: 35.870, C: 10.418, h: 65.651, Q: 117.998, M: 9.110, s: 27.786, H: 62.056
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.019, jaune: 1.545, green: -0.546
LMS
L: 15.485, M: 15.251, S: 12.080
YCbCr
Y: 109.439, Cb: 119.195, Cr: 135.650
YCgCo
Y: 106.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 37.750
YDbDr
Y: 108.775, Db: -26.745, Dr: -23.250
YPbPr
Y: 108.115, Pb: -9.225, Pr: 8.190
xvYCC
Y: 108.852, Cb: 119.896, Cr: 135.194
YIQ
Y: 108.775, I: 13.755, Q: -1.495
YUV
Y: 108.775, U: -8.746, V: 10.725
Munsell Color System
5YR 4/2 ΔE = 4.946
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 14.019

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